Saint-Pierre, Aosta Valley

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Saint-Pierre
Comune
Comune di Saint-Pierre
Commune de Saint-Pierre
Saint-Pierre Castle
Saint-Pierre Castle
Coat of arms of Saint-Pierre
Coat of arms
Saint-Pierre is located in Italy
Saint-Pierre
Saint-Pierre
Location of Saint-Pierre in Italy
Coordinates: 45°42′36″N 7°13′34″E / 45.71000°N 7.22611°E / 45.71000; 7.22611Coordinates: 45°42′36″N 7°13′34″E / 45.71000°N 7.22611°E / 45.71000; 7.22611
Country Italy
Region Valle d'Aosta
Province none
Frazioni Bourg (chef-lieu), Alleysin, Babelon, Bachod, Bercher, Bosses, Bressan, Breyes, Bussan Dessous, Bussan Dessus, Bussan du milieu, Caillet, Champrétavy, Chantel, Charrion, Château-Feuillet, Cognein, Combaz, Combellin, Creuzet, Étavel, Grandzettaz, Homené dessous, Homené dessus, Jacquemin, Jeanton, Jonin, La Barmaz, La Charrère, La Croix, La Grange, La Pièce, La Rosiére, Luboz, Méod dessous, Méod dessus, Montagnine, Ordines, Orléans dessous, Orléans dessus, Orléantson, Pelon, Perchut, Plan Châtelair, Pommier, Praulin, Praximond, Preille, Prieuré, Ronchaille, Roserettaz, Rossan, Rumiod de lé, Rumiod dessous, Rumiod dessus, Séez, Tâche, Torrette, Véreytaz, Vergnod, Vermian, Vernes, Verrogne, Vétan dessous, Vétan dessus, Vétan Villette
Area
 • Total 26 km2 (10 sq mi)
Elevation 731 m (2,398 ft)
Population (31 December 2006)
 • Total 2,835
 • Density 110/km2 (280/sq mi)
Demonym Saint-pierroleins
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 11010
Dialing code 0165
Patron saint Saint Peter
Saint day 29 June
Website Official website

Saint-Pierre is a town and comune in the Aosta Valley region of north-western Italy. There are about 150 medieval castles, tours and fortified houses in the Aosta Valley.[1] Nearby, the Sarriod family built the Sarriod de la Tour Castle.

Geography[edit]

Twin towns — Sister cities[edit]

Saint-Pierre is twinned with:

Main sights[edit]

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ Massetti, E. "Aosta Valley Castles" http://www.naturaosta.it/castles.htm accessed on 15 March 2014.